revenue state, including a still heavier import on whiskey and malt liquors.
He argues that, even with the proposed increase to $2 per gallon on all distilled liquors after the passage of the act, the rate will still be below the spirit tax in Great Britain.
M C Johnson, Esq, has been re-elected President of the Northern Bank of Kentucky.
The following gentlemen compose the Board of Directors for the ensuing year: Wm A Dudley, Chas S Bedley, Edward McAlester James M Bush, Richard Hignine Henry Duncan, Jr, and M H Johnson.
Wm and H Shaw are the Directors on the part of the State, appointed by the Governor.
A soldier of the 1st Pennsylvania cavalry, in the Potomac army, was a short time since found asleep near Warrenton, Va, having slept 21 hours. He stepped up to his captain and said: "Captain, I die to-morrow at 4 o'clock, and the war will end in June.
You have no more for us to do." As the clock struck four on the following day be died without a groan.
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